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  • 12/18/18
    A unique holiday gift idea! Own a piece of history and support the Allegheny County Parks Foundation!

    The historic Allegheny County Courthouse roof is being replaced. Wendell August Forge has re-purposed the 130-year-old roof tiles into beautiful commemorative keepsakes. 8 Designs Available Prices Range from $30-$75 Proceeds benefit the Allegheny County Parks Foundation! Make your purchase HERE …

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  • 12/05/18
    Our intrepid volunteer, Carolyn Savikas, publishes a call-to-arms in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette!

    Carolyn Sakivas of South Park Township is a lifelong fan of South Park. She has volunteered with the Allegheny County Parks Foundation on several tree-planting projects and is working hard to help us raise the funds to restore the once-popular Cascades at Stone Manse. Read her Letter to the Editor…

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  • 05/14/18
    Have you seen our new wildflower bookmark? Check out the story in our May newsletter.

    Read about it HERE!…

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  • 04/10/18
    Beer, birds and more! Catch the latest news. Read our April Newsletter!

    Click here! …

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  • 04/03/18
    Paul Riis Legacy Preservation Volunteers make progress in South Park

    An energetic group of volunteers has helped to unearth a treasured portion of original South Park history and is eagerly searching for information from folks who may have enjoyed going there in the past. The Vale of Cashmere was one of the stone structures designed by Paul Riis, the…

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  • 03/07/18
    See what's happening in our parks in MARCH!

    Check out our MARCH newsletter! …

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  • 02/05/18
    Grab your fleece and head into the parks for birding!

    As our weather gets colder, resist the urge to stay indoors! Grab your fleece and your binoculars because winter months offer a rich opportunity to head into the parks and look for birds. Chris Kubiak, director of education at Audubon Society of Western PA has been a birder for 25…

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